The EU Council approved the fifth tranche of military aid to Ukraine for €500 million

Anna Kholodnova

The Council of the EU agreed to provide Ukraine with the fifth tranche of military aid.

The head of the European Council, Charles Michel, announced this on Twitter.

"Europe continues to work for peace and protection of our values. I welcome the European Councilʼs political agreement on the fifth tranche for Ukraine under the #EPF. EU military equipment support for the Armed Forces of Ukraine now amounts to €2.5 billion," wrote Charles Michel.